Brad Gilbert was named KU communications assistant in July, 2011 after spending the previous six months as a student intern in the office. Gilbert serves as the main contact for KU's cross country and track teams as well as the women's soccer team.
Born in Lenexa, Kan., Gilbert attended Olathe East High School in Olathe, Kan. He graduated from Kansas with a degree in sports science with an emphasis in sport management. He also minored in business administration. While at KU he played the trumpet in the KU marching band and basketball pep band. His main hobbies include playing golf and basketball.